Luke Kuechly Surprisingly Retires From the NFL After 8 Seasons

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Carolina Panthers all-pro linebacker Luke Kuechly took to social media to announce his decision walk away from the NFL at the age of 28. Kuechly has been one of the cornerstones of the franchise since the Panthers drafted him ninth overall in 2012. SI's Robin Lundberg reacts to Kuechly's decision and states why fans of the sport should no longer be surprised at players retiring early.